The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown San Leandro region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Downtown San Leandro submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means new listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 23,370 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1977 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown San Leandro folk. Commuting around an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.